Caption: Spotfin porcupinefish (Diodon hystrix) at night. This fish is named for its ability to inflate itself rapidly when threatened, which dramatically increases its size and causes spines on its skin to point outwards. Filmed in the Caribbean Sea.

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Keywords: 10 seconds or greater, animalia, atlantic, atlantic ocean, blowfish, caribbean, caribbean sea, chordata, diodon hystrix, diodontidae, fauna, fish, handheld, marine, marine preserve, marine reserve, medium shot, night, no one, no people, no-one, nobody, ocean, one animal, porcupine fish, porcupinefish, protected area, real time, sea life, spot-fin, spotfin, spotted, spotty, tracking shot, tropical, underwater, wildlife

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Spot-fin porcupinefish

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Duration: 00:00:14.14

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